Other press releases

10 October

Healthy Seas

JPI Oceans

9 October

Federazione imprese

6 October

The International Association of Oil & Gas Producers (IOGP)

The Indian Ocean Commission - commitment

5 October

Eco-Schools 8th Young People’s Summit

Sea Change

Media invite: MSC and business commitments to safeguard our oceans (6 October 14:00 – 14:20)

Media invitation: Reviving the Economy of the Mediterranean Sea: Actions for a Sustainable Future (6 October 2017 10:30-12:30)

Innovators win $1 million to prevent ocean plastics

Borealis: Stopping the Tap on Ocean Plastics (STOP)

Sky to remove all single-use plastic from its business by 2020; create an ocean rescue innovation fund; & partner with WWF to safeguard marine protected areas

Niue Creates Large-Scale Marine Protected Area Encompassing 40% of the Nation’s EEZ

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)

3 October

WWF calls on businesses to invest in a sustainable blue economy

National Aquarium

Sky to launch a dedicated ocean rescue 'pop-up' channel

2 October


Plastic Oceans

29 September 2017

The WWF Mediterranean Marine Initiative and Boston Consulting Group

The Environmental Justice Foundation, Oceana, The Pew Charitable Trusts and WWF

28 September 2017






Disclaimer: This page displays links - in no particular order – to press releases issued in relation the 2017 Our Ocean conference by other entities than the European Commission. The information and views set out in these links are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the official opinion of the European Union. Neither the European Union institutions and bodies nor any person acting on their behalf may be held responsible for the use which may be made of the information contained therein. Reproduction is authorised provided the source is acknowledged.

To submit material for publication on this page please send an email to

The European Commission reserves the right to not publish all submitted material.